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Rob Bradford
September 20, 2018 - 7:48 pm
NEW YORK -- At least it wasn't the knee. That certainly was what ran through the Red Sox' minds when Eduardo Nunez took himself out of Wednesday night's game after legging out an infield single. They knew the problem was not balky right knee, but rather a tight left hamstring. But until Alex Cora...
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Rob Bradford
September 20, 2018 - 1:27 am
NEW YORK -- As if the scoreboard wasn't bad enough. With the game already out of hand in what turned into a 10-1 Yankees win over the Red Sox, Eduardo Nunez raced down the first base line while legging out an infield single. But upon arriving at the bag Nunez determined it was time for a pinch-...
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Rob Bradford
September 19, 2018 - 8:06 pm
NEW YORK -- Wrong play, wrong time. Eduardo Nunez, who was playing in his first game in the field since injuring his knee six days before, suffered through perhaps the worst defensive play of the season for the Red Sox. Adding insult to injury was the result of the miscue. With two outs in the...
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Rob Bradford
September 19, 2018 - 3:15 pm
NEW YORK -- As Alex Cora first noted in his weekly appearance on OMF with Glenn Ordway, Lou Merloni and Christian Fauria, Mookie Betts is back in the Red Sox' lineup, serving as the visitors' designated hitter. Betts exited Sunday afternoon's game at Fenway Park in the sixth inning with a sore side...
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Rob Bradford
September 18, 2018 - 3:40 pm
NEW YORK -- Mookie Betts will be sitting out another day after being pulled from Sunday afternoon's game with left side soreness. Betts is not in the Red Sox' lineup Tuesday night as they look to clinch the American League East crown. Manager Alex Cora said after Sunday's win -- which brought the...
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Rob Bradford
September 14, 2018 - 10:43 am
Eduardo Nunez has insisted his knee was OK before, but as we found out earlier this month that wasn't really the case. "I feel better. At the beginning of the season, I was hurt," he said " I just tried. My knee didn’t feel good. I couldn’t run. I couldn’t move at second base. I couldn’t drive the...
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Rob Bradford
September 06, 2018 - 7:37 pm
This is still a longshot. Still, the image of Brandon Phillips running around the bases, hitting a home run and making the game's best defensive play Wednesday opened a door we didn't know was unlocked. The 37-year-old has entered into the conversation for a spot on the Red Sox' postseason roster...
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Rob Bradford
September 05, 2018 - 2:54 pm
ATLANTA -- When Eduardo Nunez stepped to the plate in the second inning of the Red Sox' Aug. 17 game against the Rays few knew what it meant. The moment came and went, with Nunez flying out to right field. The 31-year-old had just potentially become $1 million richer. Nunez had it built into his...
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Rob Bradford
September 04, 2018 - 7:14 pm
ATLANTA -- David Price has his next start date. Chris Sale's schedule is still in a state of flux. Prior to Tuesday night's game against the Braves Alex Cora said that Price, who hasn't pitched since Aug. 29 due to a left wrist contusion, will get the start Friday night against the Astros at Fenway...
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Rob Bradford
September 01, 2018 - 7:42 pm
CHICAGO -- For the majority of the season, Alex Cora has cited the need to not overreact to Rafael Devers' struggles. As the Red Sox manager routinely pointed out, the third baseman is evolving in the major leagues at the age of just 21 years old. But now we're in September and the view of Devers...
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